Thursday, April 16, 2009

Other heating alternatives

Some orchards still use the old fashioned smudge pots when frosts necessitate heating. If the temperatures go really low, both the smudge pots and wind machines might be used at the same time. You can imagine the expense last year when oil prices were so high and the frosts quite heavy.

1 comment:

Novel said...

Fascinating - never even heard of them before. I love this blog!